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What is APM and APM PFQ
Association for Project Management’s Project Fundamentals Qualification (APM PFQ) is the knowledge based, introductory qualification awarded by the Association for Project Management (APM); formerly known as the APM Introductory Certificate (APM IC).
Association for Project Management (APM) was formed in 1972 in the UK to support project professionals through its qualification and membership scheme. APM has over 30,000 individual members and more than 500 organisations participating in their Corporate Partnership Programme, making APM the largest professional body for project management in Europe.
Why consider an APM Project Fundamentals Qualification Course? Increased Employment Opportunities & Better Salary Rewards
Project Management methods and frameworks are evolving faster than ever. This is occuring in order to keep pace with the growing needs of public and private organisations to deliver better project outcomes and benefits. This rapid evolution has expressed itself in recent years in the following ways:-
The Association for Project Management’s Project Fundamentals Qualification (APM-PFQ) course offers a fundamental awareness of project management processes, roles and terminology. Topics covered include; the project management life cycle, planning and scheduling, communication, teamwork, resource management, project risk management and project reviews.
Who Is This Course For?
This course has been designed for those wanting to gain a broad understanding of the principles and practice of project management. No prior knowledge or experience is required for this qualification which will offer the individual the knowledge to make a positive contribution to any project, as a member of the project team.
The APM Project Fundamentals Qualification provides a fundamental awareness of project management.
By the end of this course delegates will be able to:
There is no pre-requisite required for the APM Project Fundamentals course.
What is included on the course?
This course is accredited by the Association for Project Management and is equivalent to SCQF Level 6.
The APM PFQ training includes the fundamentals of the following topics;
Duration and Time Limit
The APM Project Fundamentals Qualification course takes approximately 30 – 40 hours to complete, although there is no time limit and you can do it in your own time and in stages.
There are no official prerequisites that need to be met to study the APM Project Fundamentals Qualification training course.